DUNGENESS B-2

Operational


Reactor Details

Reactor Type Model Owner Operator
GCR
AGR
EDF Energy
EDF Energy
Reference Unit Power (Net Capacity) Design Net Capacity Gross Capacity Thermal Capacity
520 MWe
607 MWe
615 MWe
1500 MWt
Construction Start Date First Criticality Date
01 Oct, 1965
04 Dec, 1985
First Grid Connection Commercial Operation Date
29 Dec, 1985
01 Apr, 1989

LifeTime Performance

Electricity Supplied Energy Availability Factor Operation Factor Energy Unavailability Factor Load Factor
84.17 TW.h
49.1 %
57.0 %
50.9 %
48.9 %
Lifetime performance calculated up to year 2013

Operating History

Year Electricity Supplied
[GW.h]
Reference Unit Power
[MW]
Annual Time On Line
[h]
Operation Factor
[%]
Energy Availability Factor
[%]
Load Factor
[%]
Annual Cumulative Annual Cumulative
1985 Data from a trial operation not provided
1986 1249.940 450 4973
1987 758.570 450 3241
1988 1041.290 450 2838
1989 232.550 360 696
1990 726.000 360 4060 46.5 23.1 12.6 23.1 12.6
1991 1467.220 415 4295 49.2 44.8 24.9 40.9 23.4
1992 2360.350 520 6525 73.3 61.9 35.9 59.9 34.2
1993 2306.700 555 4672 53.5 50.0 39.4 51.0 38.5
1994 2568.270 555 5075 58.1 57.0 43.2 53.0 41.6
1995 773.840 555 1358 15.5 16.2 38.4 15.9 37.0
1996 3614.970 555 6882 78.4 74.1 43.8 74.2 42.6
1997 3327.320 555 6975 79.4 68.2 47.0 68.2 46.0
1998 1897.840 555 4390 50.0 39.2 46.1 38.9 45.1
1999 2123.260 555 5504 62.7 30.6 44.5 43.6 45.0
2000 1814.270 555 3767 42.9 37.2 43.8 37.2 44.2
2001 3007.390 555 6393 72.8 61.1 45.3 61.7 45.8
2002 2483.270 555 5135 58.6 51.8 45.8 51.1 46.2
2003 3747.280 555 7275 83.0 76.0 48.0 77.1 48.4
2004 3514.420 555 7138 81.3 72.6 49.7 72.1 50.0
2005 2739.750 555 5612 64.1 57.7 50.2 56.4 50.4
2006 2695.720 545 5712 65.2 56.9 50.6 56.2 50.8
2007 2875.740 545 6301 71.9 60.9 51.2 60.2 51.3
2008 1568.900 520 3356 38.2 34.4 50.3 33.9 50.4
2009 2385.660 520 5597 63.9 52.6 50.4 52.4 50.5
2010 2766.050 520 6173 70.5 60.2 50.9 60.7 51.0
2011 691.070 520 2754 31.4 16.9 49.4 15.2 49.4
2012 2099.690 520 4420 50.3 46.2 49.2 46.0 49.3
2013 1869.000 520 4308 49.2 44.9 49.1 41.0 48.9
Performance indicators are calculated from the Commercial Operation Date.


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2014-12-16

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